Charity information requirements


This webpage groups together for ease of reference the information from the College's Publication Scheme which the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE), as Principal Charity Regulator, requires higher education institutions to publish on their websites. The list below is taken from Annex H of the Financial Memorandum (HEFCE 10/2010, published July 2010).


Publication Requirement

Information/link Notes

Legal name

Goldsmiths' College

The College uses the brand name "Goldsmiths, University of London" for most purposes.

Address for correspondence

Goldsmiths, University of London
New Cross
London SE14 6NW


Main constitutional document of the institution

Link to the College's Governance website which contains all versions of the Charter and Statutes. The most recent revision to the Charter took effect on 1 September 2010 when the College acquired degree-awarding powers.

Names of the trustees

This is a link to a snapshot of the website recording the membership of Council, as it was as at the beginning of the current calendar year.

Members' roles as trustees of other charities are included in the

The current membership of Council (updated with changes as they occur) is to be found in the terms of reference and membership section for the current year on the Goldsmiths committee system website.

Audited consolidated financial Statements

These are published every year after approval by Council and submission to HEFCE in December. From December 2010 (ie the 2009-10 Statements) they have been required to incorporate additional information to comply with the 2006 Charities Act, including public benefit reporting.

Goldsmiths' College is registered at Companies House under number RC000715.